Clackamas County Newswire

Clackamas County Newswire

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  1. Caring for bamboo, corn stalks, geraniums: Master gardener tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | OregonLive.com

    ... to do? Please do not attach an image to the response, I will throw my computer and completely freak out! - Clackamas County A: Overall, spiders are beneficial in the garden, landscape and even indoors, because they help humans manage the pesky ...

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  2. As year winds down, locks task force plots way forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | Portland Tribune

    ... a total of 17 representatives from West Linn, Oregon City, the Oregon Senate and House of Representatives, Clackamas County and Metro, among others. If approved by the task force, the central agency moving forward would be a new 'Decision-Making ...

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  3. As year winds down, locks task force plots way forward - Friday, 23 September 2016 02:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 23 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... a total of 17 representatives from West Linn, Oregon City, the Oregon Senate and House of Representatives, Clackamas County and Metro, among others. If approved by the task force, the central agency moving forward would be a new 'Decision-Making ...

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  4. Put your useful and useless knowledge to work: Pub Quiz set for Sept. 28 at Arch BridgeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | West Linn Tidings

    The Clackamas County Historical Society is teaming up with local tavern Arch Bridge Taphouse for a night of pub quiz-style trivia on Sept. 28. 'Pub Quiz is a popular event at bars across the country including several in Portland,' said CCHS Director Claire Blaylock.

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  5. Sources: Maybe vehicles, not cyclists, need protective gearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | Portland Tribune

    ... and entertainer Storm Large. The Portland Business Alliance has joined with organized labor and endorsed Clackamas County Chair candidate Jim Bernard against incumbent John Ludlow for the Nov. 8 general election. And the PBA has endorsed both ...

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  6. Clackamas County to host discussion with regional leaders on future of Damascus area landRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 21 | OregonLive.com

    With the disincorporation of the city of Damascus in July, Clackamas County has assumed jurisdiction of approximately 10,000 acres of unincorporated land inside the Metropolitan Urban Growth Boundary . Because of the many jurisdictions involved, the county has scheduled a preliminary meeting with other agencies to begin a discussion on how to work together, involve area residents and ensure a bright future for the area.

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  7. Oakscaping Workshop OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | OregonLive.com

    ... your landscape. Learn about and help install an oak 'naturescaping' project at one of three sites in north Clackamas County. Participants receive instruction on native plants for oak and prairie habitats, planting and seeding techniques, plant ...

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  8. Take action to help prevent gun suicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | The Oregonian

    A member of the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office demonstrates how to hold a revolver during a class on gun safety. In Oregon, more than half of all suicide deaths involve a gun.

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  9. YCSO asking public's help in finding missing womanRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 21 | News-Register

    ... to the YCSO, Jung is said to have schizophrenia. Phone records show she may have been near I-205 in Clackamas County on Sunday, Sept. 11. Information about her whereabouts should be reported to Det. Justin Brester at [email protected] or ...

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  10. Woman missing nearly two weeks last seen in Yamhill CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | OregonLive.com

    ... the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office says. Three days later, her phone was detected 75 miles away in Clackamas County. (Yamhill County Sheriff's Office) Jessica Jane Ford Jung, 39, was last seen Sept. 8 in Lafayette, where she had been staying with ...

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  11. Community continues to lobby for LOSD pool - Tuesday, 20 September 2016 14:30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | The Forest Grove News-Times

    ... in a $304-per-year tax increase for a home with an assessed value of $320,000, the average according to Clackamas County. Assessed value is about two-thirds of a typical home's real market value. The proposed bond would help the district address at ...

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  12. Planned Parenthood celebrates centennial at Oak Grove health fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | Clackamas Review

    ... taco truck provided by Taqueria El Capullo. Community partners include Oregon Department of Human Services; Clackamas County Health, Housing and Human Services; Clackamas Women's Services; Clackamas Service Center; Gladstone Public Library; The ...

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  13. Willamette Falls Legacy Project partners decide riverwalk won't include a whitewater parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | Portland Tribune

    Clackamas County, Metro and state representatives have officially removed the proposed whitewater park after Oregon City reversed its recommendation for planning a walkway next to the second-largest waterfall by volume in North America. On Sept.

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  14. Willamette Falls project won't include whitewater parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | The Columbian

    The Oregonian/OregonLive reports local groups touted the park as a way to boost tourism and recreation, but project leaders decided unanimously Monday to stay focused on the primary goal of delivering the Riverwalk. The project is headed by officials from Oregon City, Clackamas County, the state of Oregon and the Metro regional government.

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  15. Gladstone Library Board blasts lawsuit against Clackamas CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | Portland Tribune

    An internal dispute threatens to derail Gladstone's lawsuit against Clackamas County to demand another $1.5 million for library funding. Five members of Gladstone's Library Board last week publicly questioned the City Council's decision to sue the county, 'yet again' spending money on legal fees in what the library board members expect will be another fruitless quest to build a new library.

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  16. A Young Woman with Autism Is Extending An Open Invitation to Her Birthday PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | Willamette Week

    ... can also send Josie a letter or birthday card through her service coordinator Candice Gage who works for Clackamas County Developmental Disabilities: Arts and culture intern Bennett Campbell Ferguson is a Portland-based journalist, film critic, and ...

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  17. Community continues to lobby for pool - Tuesday, 20 September 2016 14:30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | Estacada News

    ... would result in a $304 per year tax for a home with an assessed value of $320,000, the average according to Clackamas County. Assessed value is about two-thirds of a typical home's real market value. The bond is intended to help the district address ...

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  18. The Terrible 12 plants that invade our yards, natural areas - Tuesday, 20 September 2016 02:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... not the only plants that run amok in our landscape, says Jeff Lesh, WeedWise program specialist with Clackamas County Soil and Water Conservation District. The WeedWise program maintains a Terrible 12 list to highlight the worst ones here, including ...

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  19. 5th District foes trade political jabs - Tuesday, 20 September 2016 13:17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | Lake Oswego Review

    Democratic incumbent Kurt Schrader and Republican challenger Colm Willis disagreed about partisanship and the Pacific trade agreement, among other things, during spirited exchanges at a business-sponsored breakfast Monday, Sept. 19. The forum, sponsored by the Canby and North Clackamas chambers and the Clackamas County Business Alliance, was the first face-to-face encounter by the major-party candidates in the 5th District congressional race.

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  20. Willamette Falls project says no to whitewater parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | OregonLive.com

    It's official: A whitewater park will not be a part of the Willamette Falls Legacy Project in Oregon City. The heads of the development project - made up of officials from Oregon City, Clackamas County, the state of Oregon and Metro - decided Monday night to not include a proposed whitewater park at the site of its public Riverwalk from downtown Oregon City to the falls.

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